One dead in officer-involved shooting

NICHOLAS COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- A man is dead after an officer-involved shooting in Nicholas County.

Police shot and killed Jack Thomas Naylor, 50, when he pointed a rifle at officers after a report of shots fired, State Police said.

West Virginia State Police tell WSAZ troopers and deputies responded to a shots fired call in the Drennen area just after 5 p.m. Tuesday.

When they arrived, troopers say Jack Thomas Naylor, 50, pointed a gun at them. As a result, troopers fired their weapons at Naylor, who died.

No other information has been released.

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